Whaleboat Bookends Of Brass

Lannan Gallery


Pair of solid brass whaleboat bookends. Two bow of whaleboats with whalemen at the bow casting harpoons with splashing waves. Backs of bookends have a message. "In honor of the whaleman, whose skill hardihood and daring brought fame and fortune to new Bedford and made its name known in every seaport of the globe." Circa 1960.

Overall Dimensions: 7"H x 5"L x 6"D
Made: American
Material: Brass
Date: Circa 1960

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